Sources of guidance on right and wrong among adults who say humans always existed in present form by religious group (2014) Switch to: Religious tradition among adults who say humans always existed in present form by sources of guidance on right and wrong

% of adults who say humans always existed in present form who say they look to…most for guidance on right and wrong

Religious tradition Religion Philosophy/reason Common sense Science Don't know Sample Size
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Catholic 39% 7% 44% 8% 1% 1,959
Evangelical Protestant 72% 3% 21% 2% 2% 4,973
Historically Black Protestant 53% 4% 37% 4% 1% 853
Jehovah's Witness 85% < 1% 9% 2% 4% 182
Jewish 38% 8% 49% 5% < 1% 110
Mainline Protestant 47% 6% 44% 3% 1% 1,626
Mormon 75% 2% 19% 2% 2% 345
Unaffiliated (religious "nones") 20% 8% 60% 10% 2% 959

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